April 20, 2018
Google’s SMS replacement for android ready to launch

Google has started the global roll-out of its new Chat messaging service, which is designed to replace SMS text messages on Android phones. Chat has features such as group texts,

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January 5, 2018
Meltdown and Spectre: All Macs, iPhones and iPads affected

Apple has said that all iPhones, iPads and Mac computers are affected by two major flaws in computer chips. It emerged this week that tech companies have been racing to fix

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November 30, 2017
Materialistic people have more Facebook friends – Research

Social media is a great way to express your personality, but your friends list could be revealing more than you think—and more than you want. Researchers from the Ruhr-University Bochum

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November 9, 2017
Self-driving shuttle bus crashes on first day

self-driving shuttle bus in Las Vegas was involved in a crash on its first day of service. The vehicle – carrying “several” passengers – was hit by a lorry driving

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October 26, 2017
Google releases Android Oreo 8.1 developer preview

Version 8.1 will be released in December, but Android Beta Program users can test it now. Anyone can also download and install the system images with an unlocked bootloader. The

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October 13, 2017
Dubai Police test its flying motorbike

Dubai Police, already home to Lamborghini patrol cars, self-driving robots and android officers, has decided to take to the skies in what can only be described as a flying motorbike. The vehicle, called the

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October 5, 2017
US couple stole goods worth $1.2m from Amazon

A couple in the US have admitted stealing goods from Amazon valued at more than $1.2m (£910,000) by repeatedly pretending that items they ordered were damaged in the post. Erin

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September 26, 2017
China totally blocks WhatsApp

China has largely blocked the WhatsApp messaging app, the latest move by Beijing to step up surveillance ahead of a big Communist Party gathering next month. The disabling in mainland

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September 12, 2017
Apple launches iPhone 8 and iPhone X

Apple will launch its latest range of devices today at one of its biggest launch events in years. Tim Cook is expected to take to the stage in California to unveil

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September 5, 2017
Chinese man jailed for helping net users with VPN

A Chinese man has been given a nine-month jail sentence for helping people evade government controls on where they can go online. Deng Jiewei, from Guangdong, was charged with illegally

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